Sacred Heart’s Wyatt Fontenot (3) gets a pass off to the corner in their playoff game against St. Frederick Friday night. The Trojans dropped a heartbreaker to St. Frederick, 45-42, to get eliminated from the LHSAA playoffs. (Gazette photo by Yvette Jagneaux)


VILLE PLATTE -- Despite a valiant second half effort, the Sacred Heart Trojans were ousted from the LHSAA Division IV playoffs with a 45-42 heartbreaking loss to the St.

Ville Platte High’s Ernest Roberts (4) ascends into the air to put up a jump shot against Springfield Friday night. Ville Platte defeated the Livingston Parish team 82-31 to advance to the second round of the playoffs. (Gazette photo by Yvette Jagneaux)


VILLE PLATTE -- The Ville Platte Bulldogs controlled the Springfield Bulldogs in all aspects of the game, overpowering the Livingston Parish squad in a dominating 82-31 LHSAA Class 2A first round w

Ville Platte High guard Jahmal Byers (2) tries to find a teammate in a game played earlier this season. The No. 4 seed Bulldogs will host Springfield in the first round of the LHSAA Class 3A playoffs tomorrow night. Game time is set for 7 p.m. (Gazette file photo)

Searching for a title

It has been a long time coming, but the quest for the state title begins in earnest tomorrow night for all five of the Evangeline Parish hard court teams.


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